Ancient Angkor

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River Books, Jan 1, 2009 - History - 239 pages
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A history fo the temples and an invaluable companion guide.

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User Review  - Sivaram Velauthapillai - Goodreads

This is probably the most definitive book on the ruins of Angkor Wat. It is an excellent historical guide for anyone planning a visit. Instead of showing up at the site without any understanding of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

I read this while staying in Siem Reap to get a feel for the ruins before and while I was there. It had a good history of the Khmer, but was a bit pretentious and assuming of the reader's knowledge of ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Michael Freeman is a renowned international photographer and writer who specializes in travel, architecture, and Asian art. He is particularly well known for his expertise in special effects. He has been principal photographer for the Smithsonian Magazine for many years, and he has worked for Time-Life Books and ReaderAs Digest. Michael is the author of more than 20 photographic books.

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